Overcoming Sonny’s itchy skin

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Nicola is Sonny the Lurchers owner and here she explains their story of Sonny and his irritated skin Itchy Paws “Sonny is now a 4 year old lurcher,  but his itchy paws started when he was about a year old. His toes are kind of webbed with hair growing between and he just started to

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Hot under the collar? Your dog’s skin disorder

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Although the weather is taking it’s time to warm up this year, we are already getting an increase in Customers who contact us about their dogs having seasonal, non-specific skin disorders. Over the coming weeks we’re going to be sharing a series of blog articles that are designed to give you all the information you need to understand about

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So what actually is a ‘Skin Disorder’?

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Our first blog starts at the very beginning, what actually is a skin disorder?….. expertly written by Dr Claire Miller BVetMed CertAVP MRCVS. Your skin is often referred to as the largest organ of the human body and the same is true for our furry friends. With a myriad of functions, the skin is always

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Step 4: Herbal medicines for treating canine skin disorders

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What’s herbs got to do with it? Herbs in the form of carefully formulated and properly regulated medicines have proved over many years to often be the more permanent answer to many of the non-specific skin conditions that dogs suffer from. This shouldn’t really be a surprise as even today the majority of conventional medicines

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Step 3: Nutrition’s role in your dog’s skin health

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We always recommend reviewing your dog’s nutrition as part of the 4 Step Plan for managing your dogs skin disorder. How can a raw diet help skin diseases? The simple, fresh, nutritious nature of the raw diet, along with the flexibility to tailor diets to an individual, provides a useful tool in managing skin disease

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Step 2: Itchy skin, grooming for relief

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Step 2:  Your dog’s itchy skin, grooming for relief “My dog’s got bald patches – what can it be?” “We’ve been unlucky; her breed is susceptible to skin issues.” “He must have got it from a dog at the park, and now he never stops scratching! What can I do?” As a groomer, these are

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Improving Inc’s coat condition

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Trial Study Before the launch of Omega Star it was tested by a study group of dogs, these were a variety of breeds from every group and from youngsters through to veterans, from working dogs to pet dogs through to top winning show dogs! A few of their owners felt so strongly about using the

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A star is born!

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Introducing Omega Star We are so excited to announce the launch of Omega Star. Omega Star® is a 100% natural blend of plant oils, rich in essential Omega 3 and 6’s.  It is both the unique combination and quality of the ingredients and most importantly the levels used in this carefully created blend, which really

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Poppy the perfect family pooch!

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Our pre-launch trial was conducted on a study group of dogs of varied breed and age, some were top winning show dogs, some working dogs, famous social media doggy bloggers and also the important family pet! Here is Poppy’s story shared by her owner Faye Avery   “Poppy is a Labradoodle, she is 5 years

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Skin – Hot Tottie!

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Tottie will be 13 in July and until March 2014 never had skin problems. She began scratching mainly on her side and started to make it sore, she developed a bald patch too. Our Vet gave her a steroid and antibiotic injection and said it could be pollen allergy. We feed her on hypoallergenic food

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